Memorial Service For Veterans At Freimann Square

By Emma Koch - NBC33

Memorial Service For Veterans At Freimann Square

September 16, 2013 Updated Sep 16, 2013 at 4:25 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (NBC33) -- Join the city of Fort Wayne as we honor veterans from all eras on September 19, 2013 from noon – 2 pm at Freimann Square downtown Fort Wayne. This event will feature a free lunch for veterans provided by Harbour Assisted Living.

It will also have participation and speeches by veterans in the media, veterans on the radio, Indiana State Senator Wyss, Major Chance Wirey of the US Army and a keynote speech by the Mayor of Fort Wayne Tom Henry. There will be entertainment, lunch and also a memorial service of veterans featuring custom dog tag making and a military service.

Alternative Food options will also be available for purchase provided by the food truck association.

All proceeds from the event will go to the Shepherds House for Veterans and the Honor Flight.

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